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Hi! I have been on antidepressants anxiolytics and antiepileptic medicines since 7 years. Now my age is 25 and i have been married since 2 year's.Now i found that I am pregnant for about 6 weeks. What should i do? are these medication's safe for baby if not how can i withdraw them? Please help


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replied May 26th, 2013
Depression During Pregnancy Answer A43536
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum.
If you still need to be on medication use, then you should consider reporting your pregnancy to your treating doctor/gynecologist and get switched to alternate medications (that can be used safely in pregnancy) for your symptoms. Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately. Drink plenty of water. Take adequate rest. Maintain healthy diet and lifestyle.
Take care.


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